Franchise definition

Franchise means the initial authorization, or renewal thereof, issued by the Franchising Authority, whether such authorization is designated as a franchise, agreement, permit, license, resolution, contract, certificate, ordinance or otherwise, which authorizes the construction and operation of the Cable System.
Franchise means an initial authorization, or renewal of an authorization, issued by the board or a municipality, regardless of whether the authorization is designated as a franchise, permit, license, resolution, contract, certificate, agreement, or otherwise, that authorizes the construction and operation of a cable system or video service provider’s network in a public right-of-way.
Franchise means a right to engage in a business where the Franchisee is required by contract or otherwise to make a payment or continuing payments, whether direct or indirect, or a commitment to make such payment or payments, to the Franchisor, or the Franchisor’s associate, in the course of operating the business or as a condition of acquiring the Franchise or commencing operations and,

Examples of Franchise in a sentence

Franchise rights represent the value attributed to agreements with local authorities that allow access to homes in cable service areas acquired through the purchase of cable systems.

This agreement includes the continued broadcasting of Coeur d’Alene programming from channel 19 and other entitlements under the franchise agreement.STAFF REPORT - TRANSFER INTEREST OF TIME WARNER CABLEArt.V, § 5.A of Franchise 3161 provides in part “The Franchise shall not be assigned or transferred .

This includes revised Franchise Fee factor of 0.009596, per 2007 General Rate Case D.07-03-044.Advice 3151-G -2- September 24, 2010 Protests Anyone wishing to protest this filing may do so by sending a letter by October 14, 2010, which is 20 days from the date of this filing.

The FTC Franchise Rule permits use of the UFOC format since that format “affords prospective franchisees…more extensive disclosures”.

OnOn85September 23, 2008, the Franchise Tax Board recorded a Notice of StateTax Lien against respondent for income tax owed in 2006 and 2007, with an unpaid balanceof$14,769.03.


More Definitions of Franchise

Franchise means a written contract or agreement between two or more persons whereby one
Franchise means a written contract or agreement between two or more persons whereby one person, the franchisee, is granted the right to engage in the business of offering and selling, servicing, or offering, selling, and servicing new motor vehicles of a particular line-make or late model or factory repurchase motor vehicles of a particular line-make manufactured or distributed by the grantor of the right, the franchisor, and where the operation of the franchisee's business is substantially associated with the franchisor's trademark, trade name, advertising, or other commercial symbol designating the franchisor, the motor vehicle or its manufacturer or distributor. The term shall include any severable part or parts of a franchise agreement which separately provides for selling and servicing different line-makes of the franchisor.
Franchise means the document in which this definition appears, i.e., the contractual agreement, executed between the City and Grantee, containing the specific provisions of the authorization granted, including references, specifications, requirements and other related matters.
Franchise means the same as that term is defined in 16 C.F.R. Sec. 436.1.
Franchise means, with respect to any Person, a franchise, license, authorization or right to construct, own, operate, manage, promote, extend or otherwise utilize any cable television distribution system operated or to be operated by such Person or any of its Subsidiaries granted by any Governmental Authority, but shall not include any such franchise, license, authorization or right that is incidentally required for the purpose of installing, constructing or extending a cable television system.
Franchise means a contract or agreement, either expressed or implied, whether oral or written, between two or more persons by which:
Franchise means any contract or agreement between a motor vehicle dealer and a manufacturer of a new motor vehicle or its distributor or factory branch by which the dealer is authorized to engage in the business of selling any specified make or makes of new motor vehicles;